Walking and Hiking

Angus has miles of unspoiled landscapes stretching as far as the eye can see. Explore Angus on foot from the beautiful coast and charming towns and villages to the freedom of the hills and glens.

See our route cards for some suggested walking routes around Angus.

A number of networks of linked, signposted routes have been created to improve access to the countryside around towns. Where possible, routes are accessible to cyclists and horse riders as well as to walkers. Some of the routes are suitable for disabled users and families with pushchairs. View the Angus Path Networks.

Please ensure that you are aware of the Countryside Code and enjoy Angus safely.

Glen Moy

Follow our 10 suggested walking routes and explore Angus.

Places to go walking in Angus

Shakin' Brig, Edzell
Balkello Hill and Woodland
Creag Leacach, Kirriemuir
Cat Law, Angus, Scotland
Victoria Park, Arbroath
Mount Keen
Cairn of Claise
Sidlaw Hills, Angus, Scotland
Scurdie Ness Lighthouse, Montrose
Airlie Monument
Arbirlot Falls
Cairn Bannoch
Mount Blair
Auchterhouse Hill
Elephant Rock, Boddin Point, Montrose
Forfar Loch
Blue Door Walk, Edzell
Brechin Path Network
Murton Farm, Nature Reserve and Tea Room, Forfar
Loch Brandy, Glen Clova
Seaton Cliffs, Arbroath
Keptie Pond, Arbroath
Craigowl Hill, Angus
Corrie Fee Nature Reserve, Glen Clova
Dunnichen Hill, Forfar, Angus, Scotland
Balgavies Loch
Highland Adventure Centre, Kirriemuir
Cairngorms National Park
Montreathmont Forest
Wild South Esk Trail - Ferryden
Glas Maol, Angus
Crombie Country Park, Angus
Backwater Reservoir, Kirriemuir
Lumley Den
Mayar, Glen Doll, Angus
Broad Cairn
Loch Lee
Barry Buddon, Carnoustie
White Caterthun
Glen Doll Ranger Centre
Carrot Hill
Queens Well, Glen Esk
Cateran Ecomuseum
Loch Esk, Kirriemuir
Montrose Basin Nature Reserve
Craigmill Den, Carnoustie
Scott Wilson Memorial, Glen Prosen
Driesh, Angus Glens
Rocks of Solitude, Edzell
Kinpurney Hill
Reekie Linn waterfall, Glen Isla